DIY Housewarming Gift Baskets

Homemade DIY Housewarming Gift Basket Ideas For Any Gift Giving Occasion!

Every day around the world, thousands of people move into their new homes and only a select few are lucky enough to receive a homemade DIY housewarming gift basket. Why? Because not everyone is as thoughtful as you!

As long as there are people moving into new homes, there will always be a demand for housewarming themed gift baskets. Making your own homemade DIY housewarming gift basket is actually pretty easy. The hardest part is deciding what type of gift items you want to include. Are you going to go with a specific theme? A specific color? Or are you just going to give them an assortment of items that help make a home…a home.

DIY Housewarming Gift Basket

There are literally thousands of options available for inclusion in your DIY housewarming gift basket. So many choices in fact, that it can be overwhelming. Well, don’t stress, we’re here to make life easier for you! We came up with a great a-la-carte selection of items that you can purchase directly from Amazon to build your own unique DIY housewarming gift basket. We’ve included highly-rated selections at various price ranges to allow you to accommodate your budget, while still allowing you to create a fun and useful gift basket your recipient will love! Of course, you don’t have to go with our selections, we are merely presenting you with some items that would make a great addition to your housewarming gift basket theme! You can also find many of these items at your local retailers. You will just need to shop around a bit. And make sure that the items you purchase are small enough to fit in your gift basket!

For your convenience, we’ve broken out the basket items by category to make it easy for you to build your DIY housewarming gift basket. Just select one or more items from each category, add a few of your own unique product touches, and within minutes, you’ll have everything you need to create an amazing housewarming gift basket that will make any new homeowner the talk of the block. Please note that some items are in multiples, which is helpful if you are creating multiple DIY gift baskets with the same, or similar theme.

Let's Start Creating Your DIY Housewarming Gift Basket!

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Begin by Selecting One or More Bottles of Wine

All wine selections are generally between $10 and $30 a bottle and are all highly rated. There may also be a couple of higher wine selections but well worth the price!

Josh Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon

Murphy-Goode, North Coast Sauvignon Blanc White

La Crema Sonoma Coast Chardonnay White Wine

La Crema Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir Red Wine

Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Red Wine

Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley Chardonnay, White Wine


MEIOMI Pinot Noir Red Wine

Decoy California Red Wine

19 Crimes Red Wine

Kendall-Jackson Vintner’s Reserve Chardonnay White Wine

Jacques Bardelot, Champagne Brut

14 Hands Hot to Trot Columbia Valley Smooth Red Blend, Red Wine

Joel Gott Sauvignon Blanc White Wine

14 Hands Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, Cabernet Sauvignon Artemis

The Velvet Devil Merlot Red Wine by Charles Smith Wines

Menage A Trois, Red Blend

Consider Throwing in Some Coffee Mugs

Coffee mugs make a great addition to any homemade DIY housewarming gift basket.

Tom Boy Housewarming Gifts For New Home Owner House Warming Presents For Friends And Couple New Adventure New Memories 2 Pack Coffee Mugs 11oz

House Warming Presents for New Home – Ceramic Coffee Mug Tea Cup 11 Oz with Gift box (Double)

Housewarming Gifts New Home Gifts Coffee Mug – Marble Ceramic Coffee Cup – 14 oz

Celebrimo Home Sweet Home Coffee Mug – Housewarming Gifts for New Home – 11 oz

Now Let's Add a Few Candles to Set the Housewarming Mood!

Candles are a must-include for any DIY housewarming gift basket. They also help if the power company hasn't turned on the power in the new home yet!

Scented Soy House Warming Candle – Glass Jar Candle Gift with 100% Organic Soy Wax & Fragrance Oil – , 14 Oz., Lavender

96NORTH Fresh Linen & Soft Amber Candle | Large 3 Wick Jar Candle | 12 Oz Up to 50 Hours Burning Time | 100% All Natural Soy Wax | Relaxing Aromatherapy Candle | Housewarming Gift

Scented Candles Gifts Set for Women, Aromatherapy Candles for Home Scented.

Scented Soy House Warming Candle – Glass Jar Candle Gift with 100% Organic Soy Wax & Fragrance Oil – 14 Oz., Lavender

Capri Blue Scented Candle – Cotton Wick – Luxury Aromatherapy Candle – 19 Oz – Volcano – White

Aromascape PT41417 “Home is Where the Heart Is” 3-Wick Scented Candle (Brown Sugar Pecan, Cinnamon Bark, and Nutmeg), 11-Ounce , White

Chloefu LAN Gardenia Paradise Scented Candle, Candles for Home Scented, Natural Soy Wax, 55 Hours Burn, Fine Home Fragrance, Glass Jar Candles, Home Decor

You Can Never Have too Many Coasters in a New Home!

Coasters make a great fill item for your DIY housewarming gift basket. Plus, if you are including wine and cups, it only makes sense.

LIFVER Drink Coasters with Holder, Absorbent Coaster Sets of 6, Marble Style Ceramic – 4 Inches

Coasters for Drinks,AODINI Set of 8 Absorbent Stone Coasters for Wooden Table, Mandala Ceramic Coasters with Cork Base, Gift for Housewarming

Hoomey Coasters for Drinks, Set of 6 Absorbent Drink Coasters with Holder, Farmhouse Style Ceramic Drink Coasters with Cork Backing for Table Protection, Housewarming Gifts for New Home

Coasters for Drinks Rustic Farmhouse Stone Cork Coasters, Set of 6 Drink Coaster with Holder for Wooden Table Housewarming Gift

Add Some Fragrance to Set the Mood

New home, great smells to great guests. It's what every new homeowner needs to cover up that new house smell.

COCODOR Preserved Real Flower Reed Diffuser – Pure Cotton – 6.7oz (200ml) – 1 Pack

ASAKUKI 500ml Premium, Essential Oil Diffuser with Remote Control, 5 in 1 Ultrasonic Aromatherapy Fragrant Oil Humidifier Vaporizer, Timer and Auto-Off Safety Switch

NEST Fragrances Reed Diffuser- Bamboo , 5.9 fl oz

COCODOR Lavender Reed Diffuser – Garden Lavender – 6.7oz (200ml) – 1 Pack

Hand Towels are Always Fun to Add

It's a fact. Every new homeowner needs new hand towels for the kitchen or bathroom. Plus, when rolled up, they fit great into your DIY housewarming gift basket!

Smyrna Original Turkish Hand Towels Set of 2 | 100% Cotton, 16 x 40 Inches | Decorative Bathroom Peshtemal Towel

Funny Kitchen Towels, Cute Decorative Dish Towels Sets, Absorbent Waffle Hand Towels, Housewarming Gifts for New Home

Housewarming Dish Towel

Let's Definitely Add a Few Picture Frames

A DIY Housewarming gift basket just isn’t complete until you add in some picture frames. It’s a rule. 

Rustic Trifold Picture Frame 3 Folding 4×6 Hinged Triple Distressed Photo Frame

New Real Handmade Black White Bone Photo Picture Vintage Imported Chic Frame Made to Display Pictures 5×7, White-0.75

EXCELLO GLOBAL PRODUCTS Beach Chair Photo Frame: Holds 4×6 Horizontal Photo. Rustic Picture for Tabletop Display with Nautical Beach Themed Home Decor

Laura Ashley 4×6 White & Gold Ornate Textured Hand-Crafted Resin Picture Frame w/Easel & Hook for Tabletop & Wall Display, Decorative Floral Design Home Décor, Photo Gallery, Art (4×6, White/Gold)

Handicrafts Home Picture Photo Frame Chevron Herringbone Art Inspired Vintage Wall Décor Gift Frames – 8×10 Grey

DLQuarts Hanging Picture Frames Collage Wall Decor 5×7 , 4-Frame Set, 3.5×5 with Mat or 5×7 Without Mat, Rustic Solid Wood Photo Frame Pack of 2 Vintage White

Americanflat Collage Picture Frame with Three 4×6 Displays in Turquoise Blue – Textured Wood and Polished Glass – Horizontal and Vertical Formats for Wall and Tabletop

Afuly 4×6 Picture Frames Grey Wood Texture 4 by 6 Photo Frames Ready to Hang Stand Tabletop Desk Display Modern Gray for Home

And Finally...Let's Add Some Other Fun House Gifts!

This is where you really make your DIY housewarming gift basket your own. Here are a few ideas of additional items you can throw in to complete your gift.

PeraBella House Warming Gifts- 3 Succulent Pots for Plant Lovers

2 Pack New Home New Adventures Keychain First Home Gift

Blue Q Oven Mitt, Bitch I Am the Secret Ingredient, Super-Insulated Quilting, Natural-Fitting Shape, 100% Cotton

Personalized Cutting Board, USA Handmade Cutting Board – Personalized Gifts

Secura Electric Wine Opener, Automatic Electric Wine Bottle Corkscrew Opener with Foil Cutter, Rechargeable (Stainless Steel)

Mikasa Cheers White Wine Glasses, 4 Count (Pack of 1), Clear

Bigtime Signs Welcome to Our Home White Wood Grain Print Door & Wall Decor 8 Interchangeable Holiday Magnets Halloween, Easter, Fall, Christmas, Valentines

L2B Lifelike Artificial Mini Fake Plants in Vintage Ceramic Pots, Succulents and Lavender, Home and Office Décor – Set of 3

Baskets and Fill Material

If you need baskets and fill material, we recommend heading over to your local Dollar Store if you have one in the neighborhood or within the general vicinity. You might also have some luck at Walmart or Target. Amazon also has a wide variety of baskets in various, shapes, sizes, and materials.